Tag: we play here

There were a plethora of good bands and acts playing around the Triskel Arts Centre in Cork City over the weekend, APril 19 and 20, in a joint celebration of Record Store Day and our launch of We Play Here issue 2. On Saturday night, Twin Lights, Nativism and the Keep on Jumpin’ DJs kept […]

we play here issue two

***Click here to preorder We Play Here issue two at Big Cartel now***   Delighted to announce that We Play Here issue two is going to be released on Record Store Day 2014, April 19. A quick recap: Last November, myself and a small team (BrĂ­d O’Donovan, Brad McLoughlin, Eimear O’Donovan and Emmet O’Brien) put […]

sideproject bradleys

Three Cork bands took to the Mr Bradley’s stage on Saturday night to help launch We Play Here, a 72-page fanzine about some of the music being made in the city. Sideproject, Great Balloon Race and Lamp were all featured in the zine, and it was great to get them all together for the one […]


Music culture is youth culture, and if you are young at heart and into it, you are gonna be at gigs and representing. The remnants of 80s depression and emigration gave way to a swagger and confidence before, and its happening all over again. Sometimes it takes people a few years to catch up, but […]